Obama speech in Yangon touches opposition history

Nov 18, 2012 Full story: Journal Gazette

Hla Shwe, center, walks with Zaw Min and Ragu Ne Myint outside the main gate of the University of Yangon, where President Obama is scheduled to deliver a speech Monday.

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Anti-colonialist s

UK

#1 Nov 18, 2012
What had happened had happpened.Obama needs to take a much wider view of history. Being of Kenyan origin, he should be sympathetic to Burma. What happened in Burma in July 1962 was only a link in the 'chain of history'. The root causes are colonialism and the evil Panglong agreement.
The Burmese political activists completely fail to underdtand that it was the timebomb Clement Attlee left behind - with smile.
The Irish saying is: An Englishman can smile at you and stab you in the back.'
Onama must not reopen the wounds of Burma. He must help Burma heal the wound and help develop the economy.
Anti-colonialist s

UK

#2 Nov 18, 2012
Where is Joseph Htoomyat Thu hiding?
Has he been arrested? If yes, we eant him released immediately in the interest of freedom of speech and democracy.
Anti-colonialist s

London, UK

#3 Nov 18, 2012
The s8it Joseph has come out to insult the one he does not know, saying Saying shwebomin is not pure Burmese. where did her get it from?

Unbelievable. Just because he hates monarchy and jealousy of anyone higher than him.

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